Closet With Shelves Between Studs..love It!

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$50
2 Days
Medium
We built a closet between studs in our hallway to accommodate CD's, devices, paper goods, etc....whatever. There was a void space behind closet to allow us to deepen the closet about three more inches due to a bathroom remodel in next room, so took advantage of that to build closet in hallway. Measured to accommodate a door between studs, cut out sheetrock and removed center stud, finished inside with thin white plain paneling, ripped and painted 3/4" pine shelves to fit, drilled holes to fit clips to hold shelves. We also installed a door and trim, and there you have it. (Note: It had been emptied for reorganization and Items on shelves are only placed there to show what can be stored. Originally three shelves were used for CD's.)
Needed shelves for CD's, etc.
Measured to accommodate a door.
Suggested materials:
  • Paneling, pine boards, paint, and support clips   (Home Depot)
  • Door and trim   (Home Depot)
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  • Wendy Wendy on Jan 28, 2018
    Great idea!

  • SJ SJ on Jan 30, 2018
    Yes! Great idea. l plan something like this (on a smaller scale) for our master bathroom remodel. Thank you for the visual. It’s perfect!!

    • Julie Ortiz Julie Ortiz on Jan 30, 2018
      Thanks...might set in motion inspiration for what might work in another's walls. Good luck with your project!

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